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How Will Net Neutrality Affect You?

How Will Net Neutrality Affect You?

Ashley Kim, Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2017


Filed under Feature, Opinion, Showcase

  Ever since its creation, the internet has been the major platform of the information age. Communication, innovation, and technology have all stemmed from the creation of the internet. From Googling a question to watching the most hilarious YouTubers, the internet is ubiquitous in daily life. Th...

Art Spotlight: Dance, Dance, Dance!

Art Spotlight: Dance, Dance, Dance!

Bea Mendoza, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The DHS Dance program is the latest addition to Dublin High School’s impressive array of arts classes. Founded by Mrs. Sabonis last school year, the program consists of two beginner level classes and one intermediate level class (with plans to have an advanced level added soon). A dance class with...

Wonder: A Movie That Lives Up to Its Name

Wonder: A Movie That Lives Up to Its Name

Mandy Tran, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Feature, Movies, Reviews, Showcase

RJ Palacio’s Wonder, has been touching fans around the world since its publication in February of 2012. It became an instant #1 New York Bestseller and won a variety of national awards. In fact, Just eighteen months after its release, the novel sold over a million copies.   Mandy Tran   I...

The Magic Club: Striving for Education Through Entertainment

The Magic Club: Striving for Education Through Entertainment

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The Magic Club is a fairly new club on campus with one main goal: education through entertainment. Its meetings are entirely devoted to teaching eager students the magic of, well, magic. Ranging from simple close-up tricks to transporting cards through a glass panel, members will learn a wide variety of tr...

Looking Back at the 2017 Art Show

Looking Back at the 2017 Art Show

Neha Harpanhalli, Senior Student Life Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The Dublin High Art Department showcased student artwork through November 17, 2017, during lunch, in Room N-104. The gallery featured the work of students in AP Studio Art and Intermediate Art classes. Below is a glimpse of what was on display:   ...

GetSet Goes to Google!

GetSet Goes to Google!

Janice Liu and Anvitha Kachinthaya

December 12, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

On Thursday, November 9, a group of fifty girls from the Tri-Valley GETSET program, including about fourteen from Dublin High School, boarded a bus to Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California. The students were taken around the campus, to the statue gardens and the visitor center, and wer...

Julia Ni: Dublin High’s Golf Team at NCS

Julia Ni: Dublin High’s Golf Team at NCS

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On October 30th, six of Dublin High School’s Varsity Girl’s Golf players competed at the North Coast Section (NCS) tournament.   “We placed 4th out of 22 teams! I am so proud of our team for playing so well,” says senior Julia Ni. This spectacular performance is one of the DHS Golf T...

Art Spotlight: Sculpture and Ceramics – A Way To Shape Your Visions

Art Spotlight: Sculpture and Ceramics – A Way To Shape Your Visions

Janice Liu, Copy Editor

December 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Dublin High School offers so many visual art classes, leaving students pondering over which one to take!   Unlike other art classes, Sculpture and Ceramics is the only art class at Dublin High that involves the use of clay, allowing students to express their art in a 3D medium instead of...

Gael Advice: How to Survive Finals Week

Gael Advice: How to Survive Finals Week

Thomas Lim, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s now time to trade in those plates of food for highlighters and flashcards because finals week is coming soon!  The last obstacle before the treasured winter break, finals week is often a dreaded time for many. However, the juniors and seniors have some words of ...

Recap and Recall: the 2017 World Series

Recap and Recall: the 2017 World Series

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor

December 3, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports, United States, World

After defeating the 3rd seeded Boston Red Sox (93-69) in a four game series and the 4th seeded (91-71) New York Yankees led by rookie phenom Aaron Judge in a seven game series, the 2nd seeded Houston Astros emerged as the American League champion. Houston surprised everyone with an improved record of 101-...